roman brick

noun, often capitalized R

Definition of roman brick

: a building brick having the dimensions of 1¹/₂ in. × 4 in. × 12 in.

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First Known Use of roman brick

1656, in the meaning defined above

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“Roman brick.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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